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  • Diabetics and Proper Foot Health
    Diabetics and Proper Foot Health: What Nail Techs & Pedicurist should know
    Diabetes is a chronic illness that affects millions of people and in the Pedicure industry it matters how these particular clients are cared for.Diabetics are more prone and susceptible to infections and blood-borne diseases and with that said, as...
  • CHOP
    Philadelphia, this Springs healthcare conference hub
    Philadelphia, a national hub for healthcare and life science innovation, will be buzzing with healthcare providers and professionals this Spring. In addition to the hundreds of hospitals and medical facilities located in the Greater Philadelphia...
  • State of health is declining
    State of American health is declining according to emerging studies and research
    Results of emerging research released this weekend shows the state of American health is declining rapidly and the healthcare system is failing. Most Americans don’t realize there is good reason that only 14 percent of the nation’s 400...
  • Healthcare identity theft is the new credit card fraud
    Healthcare identity theft is the new credit card fraud
    Most people will be familiar with the recent spate of high profile security violations involving the theft of consumer credit card information, such as the highly publicized Target Data Breach in late 2013-- when hackers broke into Target’s...
  • Symptoms of a Mini Stroke, or Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    Symptoms of a Mini Stroke, or Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    The term “mini stroke” is as its name implies – it does not last as long as a full stroke does, at times only taking place for a few short minutes. However, a mini stroke, or transient ischemic attack (TIA) as it is known in the...
  • Using a Balance Test Can Predict Stroke Risk
    Using a Balance Test Can Predict Stroke Risk
    The ability to balance on one leg isn’t just a gymnastics move anymore. Rather, it can be an effective method in the medical field when assessing a patient’s risk for stroke.New research has determined that the ability to stand on one...
  • Chicago medical providers sentenced for Medicare fraud
    Chicago medical providers sentenced for Medicare fraud
    Medicare fraud cost the government and taxpayers billions of dollars each year, as a rising threat the FBI; the primary agency to expose and investigate health care fraud, has been very proactive in identifying such fraud and has partnered with...
  • Medical Marijuana
    Medical Marijuana - an alternative to narcotics
    I need to thank John Morgan.He does not have cancer. He has never felt “cancer pain.” He does not have any disease that may cause him to have spasms or convulsions.But he is a compassionate man and he has seen others in these and other...
  • The Art & Science of Healing
    Interview with Dr. Mark J. Rogers, author of 'The Art & Science of Healing'
    Today’s guest is Dr. Mark J. Rogers, author of the medical self-help book, The Art & Science of Healing – With Light. Dr. Rogers has been a general practitioner for thirty years and developed his expertise in soft tissue injuries,...
  • How to figure it all out?
    New ruling is requiring MediCal application processing to be sped up but how
    When the whole health care reform frenzy kicked off in the fall of 2013, there were a whole lot of unknowns. What were the health insurance plans going to look like, what were health insurance rates going to be like and so on. What caught a lot of...
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    Health News Review is back!
    The new year brings some good news in regards to the reporting of quality health information. The award winning website Healthnewsreview.org has found funding and will be back in operation. The website was a great source of academic evaluation of...
  • Chocolate
    Inventor creates a pill that makes farts smell like chocolate
    Did you eat too much cheese for Thanksgiving and now you are cutting too much cheese of another type? Is tooting your own horn causing malodorous offense for your friends and family? Well, a French inventor may have a solution for you. We caught...
  • Real Housewives of Atlanta
    ‘Real Housewives’ stars experience backlash after medical action
    “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” stars Kandi Burruss and Cynthia Bailey are currently filming for the newest season of the show and they have recently gone on their annual cast trip. This year, the trip went to the Philippines and the...
  • Anaheim is cutting out marijuana dispensaries
    Anaheim wants marijuana dispensaries to skip town
    Though medical marijuana has been legal in the state of California for the last 20 years, it is still perfectly legal to ban dispensaries. This would seem to defeat the point of legalizing marijuana. Not everyone can be a grower. But the city of...
  • Mastering Negative Impulsive Thoughts
    Talking books with John & Elizabeth McIntosh
    Our guest today is Elizabeth and John McIntosh, authors of the nonfiction self-help book, Mastering Negative Impulsive Thoughts.Doctor H. John McIntosh is known as the “Medical Guru” through his columns and media presence. He was...